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Alienware x14 R2 is a compact gaming laptop with Raptor Lake-H and up to NVIDIA RTX 4060

The Alienware x14 R2 is a gaming laptop with a 13th-gen gen Intel Core H-series processor, a 2560 x 1600 pixel, 165 Hz display, and up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40-series graphics. But it’s also a fairly compact notebook (by gaming standards), measuring 12.6″ x 10.3″ x 0.6″ and weighing just under 4.6 pounds. So […]

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Dell’s latest Concept Luna update is an ultra-repairable laptop (that you can’t actually buy)

Dell’s Concept Luna is an initiative to design a laptop that’s easier to repair and upgrade, allowing you to keep using your computer for longer while reducing waste and the overall environmental footprint of your device. Unfortunately Concept Luna has only been a proof-of-concept since it was first unveiled a year ago. And that’s not […]

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Lilbits: Apple Self Service Repair expands to Europe, Amazon Prime members can stream Ubisoft games they already own

After launching a Self Service Repair program in the United States earlier this year, Apple is expanding the program to eight countries in Europe: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, and the UK. While some folks have found Apple’s approach to be a little over-the-top in a “do I really want to do this” […]

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Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 tablet with Intel Alder Lake is available August 25 for $1099 and up

The new Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 is a Windows tablet with a 13 inch, 2880 x 1920 pixel display, a 12th-gen Intel Core Alder Lake-U processor, and a detachable keyboard that allows you to use the computer as a laptop. First announced earlier this year, the new XPS 13 2-in-1 will be available for purchase from Dell.com […]

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Dell XPS 13 Plus Developer Edition laptop with Ubuntu 22.04 LTS now available for $1299 and up

The Dell XPS 13 Plus Developer Edition is an unusual looking thin and light laptop that ships with Ubuntu Linux pre-installed rather than Windows. When the notebook first went on sale in April it shipped with Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, but now Dell is shipping the laptop with Ubuntu 22.04 LTS instead. You can pick one […]

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Lilbits: Meta Quest VR headset gets a $100 price hike in August, Pixel 7 camera details leaked, and Dell Mobile Connect… disconnects

Facebook is making a big bet on the “Metaverse” by changing the name of its parent company to Meta and going on a hiring spree, for better or worse. But the company doesn’t expect those moves to pay off for years. In the meantime, the company does continue to offer the most popular VR headset around, […]

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Dell XPS 13 Plus Developer Edition will ship with Ubuntu 22.04 LTS in August (or you can install it yourself now)

The Dell XPS 13 Plus is a thin and light laptop with a 13.4 inch display and a 28-watt, 12th-gen Intel Core processor. It also features an updated design that gives the laptop a distinctive look. And like most recent Dell XPS 13 series notebooks, it’s available with a choice of Windows or Ubuntu Linux […]

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Dell brings 480 Hz displays to 17 inch Alienware gaming laptops

Most laptop displays have 60 Hz refresh rates, but there are a growing number of options for folks who prefer higher refresh rates. Up until now, those have topped out at around 360 Hz. But Dell’s changing that starting today. The company’s Alienware m17 R5 and Alienware x17 R2 gaming laptops are now available with optional 17 […]

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Dell’s new Inspiron 14 laptops come with Intel or AMD (and sometimes NVIDIA) inside)

Dell’s Inspiron 14 laptop lineup is getting an overhaul this summer with the launch of three new models (or five, depending on how you count, since two of the new laptops are available in Intel or AMD versions). The new Dell Inspiron 14 Plus is the most powerful of the bunch thanks to support for […]

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Dell XPS 13 tablet with a detachable keyboard is coming this summer (with optional 5G support)

Dell is expanding its XPS 13 line of thin and light computers with the first 2-in-1 model to ship with a tablet form factor and support for a detachable keyboard. When it hits the street this summer the new Dell XPS 13 (9315 2n1) will come with a 13 inch tablet with a high-res display, support […]